Preston Tucker's tying, three-run pinch-hit home run capped a four-run sixth inning for the Houston Astros on Sunday. Tucker's first career home run was as a pinch hitter Thursday night at Detroit.
The Houston Astros will start Dallas Keuchel (6-0, 1.67 ERA) on Monday afternoon to begin a three-game series against the Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards.
The Houston Astros trailed the Detroit Tigers by four runs entering the sixth inning on Sunday but rallied to win, 10-8. It was Houston's 14th come-from-behind win this season, most in the American League and tied with the Nationals for most in the majors.
A power-packed lineup, impressive bullpen and improved defense could be enough for the Astros to sustain their surprising success.
Astros rally for 10-8 win over Tigers, split 4-game series
The Houston Astros will start Roberto Hernandez (2-3, 3.99 ERA) against the Detroit Tigers on Sunday afternoon for the finale of a four-game set.Hernandez owns a 8-6 record against the Tigers in his career with a 4.
The Houston Astros picked up another one-run win, topping the Tigers, 3-2 on Saturday.The Astros are 11-4 in one-run games this season. They went 17-28 in such games, the second-worst record in the majors.
Anthony Rizzo's power display for the Cubs against the Diamondbacks headlines Saturday's rundown of top performers on big-league diamonds.
Astros turn 1st triple play since 2004, beat Tigers
The Houston Astros will start Lance McCullers (0-0, 1.93 ERA) against Kyle Lobstein (3-4, 4.29 ERA) and the Detroit Tigers on Saturday. McCullers is making his second career startThe Astros lead the majors with 62 home runs and are undefeated in their 17 multi-home run games this season.
The Houston Astros lost to the the Detroit Tigers 6-2 on Friday. Collin McHugh gave up three earned runs and a home run in seven innings. It was the first time the Astros have lost this season when he starts on the road.
J.D. Martinez homer lifts Tigers to 6-2 win over Astros
Collin McHugh (5-1, 4.09 ERA) will start for the Houston Astros against Alfredo Simon (4-2, 3.04 ERA) and the Detroit Tigers on Friday. McHugh has won 12 of his last 13 decisions going back to August 12, 2014, posting a 2.
The Houston Astros rallied to tie the game at 5-5 in the ninth inning after falling behind 5-0, but lost to the Detroit Tigers 6-5 in 11 innings on Thursday.
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McCann hits leadoff HR in 11th, sends Tigers over Astros
The Houston Astros will start Scott Feldman (3-4, 5.06 ERA) in the first game of a four-game series against David Price (3-1, 3.40 ERA) and the Detroit Tigers on Thursday afternoon.
The Houston Astros won for the seventh time in eight games, beating the Oakland Athletics 6-1 on Wednesday. Dallas Keuchel improved to 6-0, the best start to a season by an Astros pitcher since Roger Clemens started 9-0 in 2004.
Evan Gattis hit a two-run homer to help Dallas Keuchel earn his eighth straight win, and the Astros kept rolling with a 6-1 victory over the Athletics on Wednesday.
The Houston Astros hit three home runs in their 6-4 win against the Oakland Athletics on Thursday, bringing their season total to a major league-leading 60 home runs through 40 games this season.
Astros @ Orioles
Oriole Park at Camden Yards - Tue 5/26